2016 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 2a - Administration Of Civil And Criminal Justice
Section 2A:62-19 - Judgment; Conclusiveness; Opening Judgment As To Persons Under Disability.

NJ Rev Stat § 2A:62-19 (2016) What's This?

2A:62-19 Judgment; conclusiveness; opening judgment as to persons under disability.

2A:62-19. The final determination and judgment in an action authorized by N.J.S.2A:62-17 shall fix and settle the rights of all the parties in the estate in remainder in the lands or in the remainder interest in the personalty, and shall be binding and conclusive on all the parties to the action; but if any defendant to the suit is either at the time of the entry of a default or of judgment against the defendant, a minor or an incapacitated person, the defendant, the defendant's heirs or assigns may, unless the defendant was represented in the action by a guardian or a guardian ad litem, at any time within two years after the termination of the disability, appear in the action and apply for relief from the judgment.

amended 2013, c.103, s.10.


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